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A gum like resin that is used in the making of enamel and varnish.
- Kauri Butanol Valve
A measure of the solvency power of petroleum thinners.
A slice made in concrete by a router or saw.
The final wedge-shaped piece installed in an arch.
A hollow chamber for drying wood that has a controlled air flow, temperature, and humidity.
- Kiln Dried
Wood that is dried in a kiln using artificial heat.
A room in the house used for cooking and storing food.
Boards that are kneed on when installing concrete flatwork.
- Knock-down Finish
A finished created by using a trowel to push an aggregate into the surface of concrete.
A natural characteristic in wood that is formed from a branch joining the truck of the tree. It is round, hard, and usually darker in color.
- Kraft Paper
A very thick and heavy paper, also called Rosin Paper, that is often used for an underlayment or to make patterns for the layout of a floor.